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Au Roi: P.65-1953

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Au Roi
Louis XVI, King of France


Le Mire, Noël (Printmaker)
After Moreau, Jean Michel the younger (Draughtsman)


History note: From the Liechtenstein collection.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1953) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


18th century
Production date: AD/CE 1774 : Advertised in the 'Mercure de France' January 1775 with its pendant 'A la Reine'.

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Techniques used in production

Engraving Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: A Paris chez Petit, rue du petit-Pont, à l'Image Notre-Dame
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Address

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.65-1953
Primary reference Number: 137521
BN Inventaire (18thC): 420
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-01-20 08:47:20

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{{cite web|url=|title=Print|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-01-20 08:47:20|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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